Thanks to this month’s contributors for submitting photos and details of there projects. Yellow Cedar Chest by David L Johnson His photo also came with this lovely testimonial, thanks David! Many months ago, you folks helped me in my search for some top-of-the-line yellow cedar for a carving project. You found a log on North […]
Vessel design by A. Mason, Model Sedan Flybridge Built in 1957 by Chivers Boatworks of Victoria, B.C. Carvel planked red cedar on oak frames 55hp, Chrysler Nissan diesel 4-cyl engine installed new in 1977 Boat purchased on December 31, 1965 out of Canoe Cove by current owner. It was used during summer months out of […]
“Not only is she beautiful as boats go with her fine lines, but she is also a fine sailing boat, fast for her size, gentle to handle, and extremely seaworthy. And she is a lucky boat, too, in that her owners have always, somehow, managed to maintain her, repair her, and restore her in such […]
Visit Pender Island this June 28th & 29th to experience the Hope Bay Boat Days. A wonderful, family friendly event sure to impress with live outdoor music, kids boat building, rowing races and much more! visit hopebayboatdays.com for more information.
Check out these past posts for more details on the items we have for sale: 12ft Wooden Daysailer – SOLD! Round Red Cedar Table Top
by guest blogger Ian McMurdo A Fraser River Gillnetter built at Albion Boatworks in 1962. Originally gas-powered, converted to Perkins diesel 6-354 in the mid 80’s along with other technological goodies of the time such as Wagner hydraulic steering and autopilot. A friend (former boss of mine) bought her from a retired fisherman about 15 years […]